How it works

How it works

How it works is a new easy to use, one-stop-shop portal connecting higher education students with civil society organisation volunteering opportunities.

What’s in it for students?

  • Browse and apply for volunteering opportunities
  • Connect with civil society organisations locally, nationally or internationally.
  • Manage your profile and volunteering activity online.
  • Log and track your volunteering hours.
  • Gain recognition and apply for volunteering awards and certificates.

What’s in it for Civil Society Organisations?

  • Advertise long-term, once-off, local, national, international volunteering opportunities.
  • Connect and recruit students in Irish Higher Education Institutions all across Ireland.
  • Manage activity online.
  • Access how-to guides and useful resources. is available to all higher education institutions. If you are interested in getting involved please email

Join Us! enables students to have the opportunity to: enrich your personal development and employability skills, have a fun experience, meet new people, and give back to your community. Sign up now.

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